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LPN, COVID Vaccinations

Aveanna Healthcare

Weymouth, MA
1 day ago
Weymouth, MA
1 day ago

Job Overview
Aveanna Healthcare, the heart of caring for patients in the wellness and immunization line of business, is seeking nurses i.e. Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse to work per-diem assignments for wellness and immunization clinics. The wellness/immunization clinic nurse performs biometric screenings and immunizations at Aveanna Healthcare clinics.
Job Responsibilities:
Assisting with setup and break-down of wellness clinics
Transporting CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT) and sharps containers
Quality control testing and calibration of CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT)
Assisting with completion of consent forms
Completion of biometric screenings (operation of CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT) i.e. cholesterol, glucose, Hgb-A1c, blood pressure, height, weight, body fat%/BMI, Osteoporosis T-Score, Dermaview, hip-waist ratio, cotinine, COVID-19 rapid testing, spirometry testing, genetic testing, prostate specific antigen, C-reactive screening
Proficient in fingerstick technique and if applicable, phlebotomy
Maintains compliance with wellness specific policies and procedures
Assisting patients in clinical research organizations
Reporting of incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Proper biohazardous waste utilization , transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Proper utilization of PPE
IMMUNIZATION CLINIC NURSE:
Assisting with setup and break-down of wellness/immunization clinics. Transporting vaccine(s) and sharps
Assisting with completion of immunization consent forms
Proficient in intramuscular injection technique and subcutaneous injection technique
Administer vaccines (per manufacturer instructions), and educates clients and caregivers about age specific immunizations, precautions/contraindications and possible adverse reactions
Transport of vaccine(s) and maintaining the cold chain
Proper biohazardous waste transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Maintains compliance with wellness specific policies and procedures
Emergency management i.e., adverse reactions, anaphylaxis. Administration of epinephrine per physician order
Reporting of incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Proper biohazardous waste process/protocols
Proper utilization of PPE
Minimum Requirements:
Active and in good standing nursing license i.e. Registered nurse, Licensed practical nurse, Licensed vocational nurse
Meets professional nursing standards and pertinent local, state, and federal requirements
Strong therapeutic communication skills
Preferred administrative data entry work experience, but not required
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
Flexibility and timeliness in completing assigned tasks
Physical Requirements:
Must be able to speak, write, read and understand English
Must be able to travel up to 30 miles, 10% of the time
Must be able to lift 50 pounds
Must complete OSHA Respiratory Protection Program: i.e. N-95 respirator, face shields/goggles, gloves, gowns and if applicable, shoe coverings.
Must be able to sufficiently move equipment without assistance.
Must be able to sustain prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, and twisting.
Must be able to sit and climb stairs.
Must have visual and hearing acuity.
Environment
Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other various conditions.
Possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids and infectious diseases.
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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Covid Vaccination Nurse (LPN)

Aveanna Healthcare

Roxbury, MA
1 day ago
Roxbury, MA
1 day ago

Job Overview
Aveanna Healthcare, the heart of caring for patients in the wellness and immunization line of business, is seeking nurses i.e. Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse to work per-diem assignments for wellness and immunization clinics. The wellness/immunization clinic nurse performs biometric screenings and immunizations at Aveanna Healthcare clinics.
Job Responsibilities:
Assisting with setup and break-down of wellness clinics
Transporting CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT) and sharps containers
Quality control testing and calibration of CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT)
Assisting with completion of consent forms
Completion of biometric screenings (operation of CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT) i.e. cholesterol, glucose, Hgb-A1c, blood pressure, height, weight, body fat%/BMI, Osteoporosis T-Score, Dermaview, hip-waist ratio, cotinine, COVID-19 rapid testing, spirometry testing, genetic testing, prostate specific antigen, C-reactive screening
Proficient in fingerstick technique and if applicable, phlebotomy
Maintains compliance with wellness specific policies and procedures
Assisting patients in clinical research organizations
Reporting of incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Proper biohazardous waste utilization , transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Proper utilization of PPE
IMMUNIZATION CLINIC NURSE:
Assisting with setup and break-down of wellness/immunization clinics. Transporting vaccine(s) and sharps
Assisting with completion of immunization consent forms
Proficient in intramuscular injection technique and subcutaneous injection technique
Administer vaccines (per manufacturer instructions), and educates clients and caregivers about age specific immunizations, precautions/contraindications and possible adverse reactions
Transport of vaccine(s) and maintaining the cold chain
Proper biohazardous waste transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Maintains compliance with wellness specific policies and procedures
Emergency management i.e., adverse reactions, anaphylaxis. Administration of epinephrine per physician order
Reporting of incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Proper biohazardous waste process/protocols
Proper utilization of PPE
Minimum Requirements:
Active and in good standing nursing license i.e. Registered nurse, Licensed practical nurse, Licensed vocational nurse
Meets professional nursing standards and pertinent local, state, and federal requirements
Strong therapeutic communication skills
Preferred administrative data entry work experience, but not required
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
Flexibility and timeliness in completing assigned tasks
Physical Requirements:
Must be able to speak, write, read and understand English
Must be able to travel up to 30 miles, 10% of the time
Must be able to lift 50 pounds
Must complete OSHA Respiratory Protection Program: i.e. N-95 respirator, face shields/goggles, gloves, gowns and if applicable, shoe coverings.
Must be able to sufficiently move equipment without assistance.
Must be able to sustain prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, and twisting.
Must be able to sit and climb stairs.
Must have visual and hearing acuity.
Environment
Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other various conditions.
Possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids and infectious diseases.
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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COVID Vaccinations Nurse (RN)

Aveanna Healthcare

Brookline, MA
1 day ago
Brookline, MA
1 day ago

Aveanna Healthcare, the heart of caring for patients in the wellness and immunization line of business, is seeking nurses i.e. Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse to work per-diem assignments for wellness and immunization clinics. The wellness/immunization clinic nurse performs biometric screenings and immunizations at Aveanna Healthcare clinics.
Job Responsibilities:

Skills/Abilities: (Aveanna will provide training)

  • Preparation and assessment for changes in overall patient health and medication(s)
  • Sample collection(s) I.e. saliva, urine, nasopharyngeal, nasal
  • Ability to draw blood with packaging and shipping of samples to laboratories
  • Must always be able to adhere to confidentiality standards and professional boundaries
  • Demonstrated ability to interact in a collaborative manner with Aveanna team members and others
  • Must possess a strong sense of urgency and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Proven ability to work independently at times and within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines

IMMUNIZATION CLINIC NURSE:
Assist with setup and break-down of wellness/immunization clinics and transport of vaccine(s) and sharps
Assist with completion of immunization consent forms for participants
Perform intramuscular injection and subcutaneous injection proficiently
Administer vaccines (per manufacturer instructions) proficiently and educate clients and caregivers about age specific immunizations, precautions/contraindications and possible adverse reactions
Transport vaccine(s) and maintain the cold chain process to promote desirable temperature conditions to maintain the shelf-life of the product
Ensure proper biohazardous waste transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Maintain compliance with relevant policies and procedures pertaining to the role and function of nurses working in the wellness clinic
Implement emergency management responses to i.e., adverse reactions, anaphylaxis administer epinephrine per physician order
Report incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Implement proper biohazardous waste process/protocols
Implement proper utilization of PPE
Minimum Requirements:
6 months or more experience handling with blood specimens, urine specimens, nasal swabs
Active and in good standing nursing license i.e. Registered nurse, Licensed practical nurse, Licensed vocational nurse
Meets professional nursing standards and pertinent local, state, and federal requirements Strong therapeutic communication Skills Preferred administrative data entry work experience, but not required Strong organizational skills with attention to detail Flexibility and timeliness in completing assigned tasks
Physical Requirements:
Must be able to speak, write, read and understand English Must be able to travel up to 30 miles, 10% of the time Must be able to lift 50 pounds
OSHA Respiratory Protection Program: Must complete the OSHA's Respiratory Protection Program I.e. N-95 respirator, face shields/goggles, gloves, gowns and if applicable, shoe coverings. Must be able to sufficiently move equipment without assistance. Must be able to sustain prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, and twisting. Must be able to sit and climb stairs. Must have visual and hearing acuity.
Environment
Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other various conditions, such as, possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids and infectious diseases
Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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COVID Vaccinations Nurse (LPN)

Aveanna Healthcare

Brookline, MA
1 day ago
Brookline, MA
1 day ago

Job Overview
Aveanna Healthcare, the heart of caring for patients in the wellness and immunization line of business, is seeking nurses i.e. Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse to work per-diem assignments for wellness and immunization clinics. The wellness/immunization clinic nurse performs biometric screenings and immunizations at Aveanna Healthcare clinics.
Job Responsibilities:

Skills/Abilities: (Aveanna will provide training)

  • Preparation and assessment for changes in overall patient health and medication(s)
  • Sample collection(s) I.e. saliva, urine, nasopharyngeal, nasal
  • Ability to draw blood with packaging and shipping of samples to laboratories
  • Must always be able to adhere to confidentiality standards and professional boundaries
  • Demonstrated ability to interact in a collaborative manner with Aveanna team members and others
  • Must possess a strong sense of urgency and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Proven ability to work independently at times and within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines

IMMUNIZATION CLINIC NURSE:
Assist with setup and break-down of wellness/immunization clinics and transport of vaccine(s) and sharps
Assist with completion of immunization consent forms for participants
Perform intramuscular injection and subcutaneous injection proficiently
Administer vaccines (per manufacturer instructions) proficiently and educate clients and caregivers about age specific immunizations, precautions/contraindications and possible adverse reactions
Transport vaccine(s) and maintain the cold chain process to promote desirable temperature conditions to maintain the shelf-life of the product
Ensure proper biohazardous waste transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Maintain compliance with relevant policies and procedures pertaining to the role and function of nurses working in the wellness clinic
Implement emergency management responses to i.e., adverse reactions, anaphylaxis administer epinephrine per physician order
Report incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Implement proper biohazardous waste process/protocols
Implement proper utilization of PPE
Minimum Requirements:
6 months or more experience handling with blood specimens, urine specimens, nasal swabs
Active and in good standing nursing license i.e. Registered nurse, Licensed practical nurse, Licensed vocational nurse
Meets professional nursing standards and pertinent local, state, and federal requirements Strong therapeutic communication Skills Preferred administrative data entry work experience, but not required Strong organizational skills with attention to detail Flexibility and timeliness in completing assigned tasks
Physical Requirements:
Must be able to speak, write, read and understand English Must be able to travel up to 30 miles, 10% of the time Must be able to lift 50 pounds
OSHA Respiratory Protection Program: Must complete the OSHA's Respiratory Protection Program I.e. N-95 respirator, face shields/goggles, gloves, gowns and if applicable, shoe coverings.   Must be able to sufficiently move equipment without assistance. Must be able to sustain prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, and twisting. Must be able to sit and climb stairs. Must have visual and hearing acuity.
Environment
Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other various conditions, such as, possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids and infectious diseases
Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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Patient Escort/Messenger / Per Diem Evening / BWH Central Transport

Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH)

Boston, MA
5 days ago
Boston, MA
5 days ago
GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT:
Central Transport Service provides safe, courteous, and timely "patient centered" transport of patients, patient
equipment and patient related items throughout Brigham and Women's Hospital. Escort Transporters spend most of
their day managing the more challenging transport assignments, training staff, reporting and /or referring all complex or
unresolved issues to the supervisors and completing general escort responsibilities.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Transports patients in stretchers, beds or wheelchairs to the test sites for testing and back to their rooms once the test is
completed. Demonstrates knowledge of hospital systems and procedures, location of all departments, treatment areas
and other patient services. Transports specimens to the lab, as required and transport patients to lobby areas upon
discharges.
- Receive assignments via Pagers and two way phones from dispatchers or supervisors. Enter pickups and completion of
assignments in the bed system by using the telephony systems as trained
- Responds to simple patient requests, communicating more complex needs to the RN. Provides supportive customer
service, functioning as part of the patient care team and demonstrating appropriate behavior in interactions with staff,
patients and visitors.
- Uses germicidal wipes and disposable gloves to disinfect transport equipment prior to patient transport and at the
completion of the assignment.
- Follows infection control guidelines and safety protocols when transporting patients and patient equipment.
- Follow proper safety protocol when assigned to pick up patients from the Helipad.
- Transports, cleans, tags and returns to designated storage area: IV poles, monitors, wheelchairs, stretchers, pumps,
scales, lift and other patient equipment as directed by supervisor
- Maintains neatness and organization of work and storage areas. Collects, disinfects and stores transport and patient
equipment.
Qualifications
• High School diploma or equivalent.
• 1 year experience as an escort at BWH preferred.
• Ability to speak, read, and write English.
• Ability to stand, carry, push and pull 50-80 lbs.
SKILLS/ ABILITIES/ COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:
• Ability to operate elevator, radios, pagers, and other equipment in a professional manner
• Ability to perfom keyboard
• Ability to operate equipment including beds, stretchers, etc.
Acheivment Motivation(Looks to make things systemically better.)
Sets Priorities based upon looking at all alternatives and then determining the best potential outcome.
Concern for Order(Pays attention to details and organizes them.)
Develops and uses systems to organize and keep track of information.
Self Confidence(Presents self impressively and with a positive outlook.)
States own position clearly and confidently at all times.
Analytical Thinking(Understands and applies problem solving techniques.)
Uses several techniques to identify /break apart complex problems to reach a conclusion.
Future Thinking(Thinks ahead to act on future needs or prevent problems.)
Continuously thinks of ways to avoid problems beforehand.
Information Seeking(Gathers information for self and/or others)
Continuously pursues information from a variety of sources and individuals to improve decision-making.
Developing Others(Looks to develop skills and behaviors of others.)
Gives specific feedback on performance, expresses positive expectations for future performance, and gives direction or demonstrations with reasons or rationale.
Customer Service Focus(Acts on behalf of the patient/customer)
Seeks information about the real, underlying needs of the customers/patients, and matches products and/ or services to those needs.
Inquiry(Seeks to understand what others are saying, feeling and thinking.)
Responds to people's concerns by altering own behavior in a helpful, responsive way.
Teamwork & Cooperation(Looks to achieve results as a team and generally respects other team members.)
Promotes a friendly climate, good morale and cooperation for all team members and co-workers.
WORKING CONDITIONS:
Work requires prolonged walking, standing, and pushing patient transportation vehicles. Lifting and guiding patients onto transportation vehicles with assistance of other personnel.
Office working Partner's Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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Patient Escort/Messenger / Per Diem Evening / BWH Central Transport

Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH)

Boston, MA
5 days ago
Boston, MA
5 days ago
GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT:
Central Transport Service provides safe, courteous, and timely â€patient centered†transport of patients, patient
equipment and patient related items throughout Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Escort Transporters spend most of
their day managing the more challenging transport assignments, training staff, reporting and /or referring all complex or
unresolved issues to the supervisors and completing general escort responsibilities.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Transports patients in stretchers, beds or wheelchairs to the test sites for testing and back to their rooms once the test is
completed. Demonstrates knowledge of hospital systems and procedures, location of all departments, treatment areas
and other patient services. Transports specimens to the lab, as required and transport patients to lobby areas upon
discharges.
- Receive assignments via Pagers and two way phones from dispatchers or supervisors. Enter pickups and completion of
assignments in the bed system by using the telephony systems as trained
- Responds to simple patient requests, communicating more complex needs to the RN. Provides supportive customer
service, functioning as part of the patient care team and demonstrating appropriate behavior in interactions with staff,
patients and visitors.
- Uses germicidal wipes and disposable gloves to disinfect transport equipment prior to patient transport and at the
completion of the assignment.
- Follows infection control guidelines and safety protocols when transporting patients and patient equipment.
- Follow proper safety protocol when assigned to pick up patients from the Helipad.
- Transports, cleans, tags and returns to designated storage area: IV poles, monitors, wheelchairs, stretchers, pumps,
scales, lift and other patient equipment as directed by supervisor
- Maintains neatness and organization of work and storage areas. Collects, disinfects and stores transport and patient
equipment.
Qualifications
• High School diploma or equivalent.
• 1 year experience as an escort at BWH preferred.
• Ability to speak, read, and write English.
• Ability to stand, carry, push and pull 50-80 lbs.
SKILLS/ ABILITIES/ COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:
• Ability to operate elevator, radios, pagers, and other equipment in a professional manner
• Ability to perfom keyboard
• Ability to operate equipment including beds, stretchers, etc.
Acheivment Motivation(Looks to make things systemically better.)
Sets Priorities based upon looking at all alternatives and then determining the best potential outcome.
Concern for Order(Pays attention to details and organizes them.)
Develops and uses systems to organize and keep track of information.
Self Confidence(Presents self impressively and with a positive outlook.)
States own position clearly and confidently at all times.
Analytical Thinking(Understands and applies problem solving techniques.)
Uses several techniques to identify /break apart complex problems to reach a conclusion.
Future Thinking(Thinks ahead to act on future needs or prevent problems.)
Continuously thinks of ways to avoid problems beforehand.
Information Seeking(Gathers information for self and/or others)
Continuously pursues information from a variety of sources and individuals to improve decision-making.
Developing Others(Looks to develop skills and behaviors of others.)
Gives specific feedback on performance, expresses positive expectations for future performance, and gives direction or demonstrations with reasons or rationale.
Customer Service Focus(Acts on behalf of the patient/customer)
Seeks information about the real, underlying needs of the customers/patients, and matches products and/ or services to those needs.
Inquiry(Seeks to understand what others are saying, feeling and thinking.)
Responds to people’s concerns by altering own behavior in a helpful, responsive way.
Teamwork & Cooperation(Looks to achieve results as a team and generally respects other team members.)
Promotes a friendly climate, good morale and cooperation for all team members and co-workers.
WORKING CONDITIONS:
Work requires prolonged walking, standing, and pushing patient transportation vehicles. Lifting and guiding patients onto transportation vehicles with assistance of other personnel.
Office working conditions are clean and well-lighted, Partner's Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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PATIENT TRANSPORT ASSOCIATE - Mon-Fri 8:30 am to 5:00 pmpm

Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH)

Boston, MA
2 days ago
Boston, MA
2 days ago
*The schedule for this position is Mon- Fri 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
A full-time day shift (M-F; 7:00-3:30) training period is required for the first 2 weeks of employment
Under the general direction of the Administrative Manager, the incumbent is responsible for transport of patients, specimens and errands to other units, special study areas and laboratories throughout the hospital complex; Incumbent retrieves ED equipment from patient care units and is responsible for internal ED patient transport.
*Please see below for job description:
GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT:
Under the general direction of the Operations Manager, the incumbent is responsible for transport of patients, specimens and errands to other units, special study areas and laboratories throughout the hospital complex; Incumbent retrieves ED equipment from patient care units and is responsible for internal ED patient transport.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Transports patients to inpatient units, clinics and special study areas.
Delivers specimens to those laboratories not on the pneumatic tube system
Transports deceased patients to the Morgue.
Retrieves and tracks equipment owned by Emergency Department and ambulance companies.
Runs errands as needed by clinical and Administrative Staff.
Provides internal transport/escort of patients within the Emergency Department.
Responsible for acknowledging and reporting an emergency situation, moving and lifting patients, being familiar with the operation of the oxygen tanks, recognizing other equipment and understanding special needs of pediatric patients and those in traction.
Counts and checks condition of Emergency Department stretchers. Transports broken stretchers to Metal Shop for repair.
Ensures each stretcher has a full oxygen tank in each basket. Patrols ED and removes empty oxygen tanks to appropriate storage.
Transports used code carts to Exchange Room and delivers replacement code cart.
SKILLS/ ABILITIES/ COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:
Ability to read, speak, and follow oral and written instructions in English.
Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time.
Ability to push, pull and move patients up to 300 pounds.
Ability to lift items weighing 50 pounds.
Qualifications
High School Diploma or Equivalent required
Successful completion of on-the-job orientation and training.
Working knowledge of Safety, Universal Precaution, and OSHA guidelines.
EEO Statement
Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Partner's Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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1 day ago

Description

Job Overview
Aveanna Healthcare, the heart of caring for patients in the wellness and immunization line of business, is seeking nurses i.e. Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse to work per-diem assignments for wellness and immunization clinics. The wellness/immunization clinic nurse performs biometric screenings and immunizations at Aveanna Healthcare clinics.

Job Responsibilities:
Assisting with setup and break-down of wellness clinics

Transporting CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT) and sharps containers

Quality control testing and calibration of CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT)

Assisting with completion of consent forms

Completion of biometric screenings (operation of CLIA Waived point of care testing device(s) (POCT) i.e. cholesterol, glucose, Hgb-A1c, blood pressure, height, weight, body fat%/BMI, Osteoporosis T-Score, Dermaview, hip-waist ratio, cotinine, COVID-19 rapid testing, spirometry testing, genetic testing, prostate specific antigen, C-reactive screening

Proficient in fingerstick technique and if applicable, phlebotomy

Maintains compliance with wellness specific policies and procedures

Assisting patients in clinical research organizations

Reporting of incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks

Proper biohazardous waste utilization , transport and disposal

Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions

Proper utilization of PPE


IMMUNIZATION CLINIC NURSE:
Assisting with setup and break-down of wellness/immunization clinics. Transporting vaccine(s) and sharps
Assisting with completion of immunization consent forms
Proficient in intramuscular injection technique and subcutaneous injection technique
Administer vaccines (per manufacturer instructions), and educates clients and caregivers about age specific immunizations, precautions/contraindications and possible adverse reactions
Transport of vaccine(s) and maintaining the cold chain
Proper biohazardous waste transport and disposal
Maintains appropriate infection control standards and precautions
Maintains compliance with wellness specific policies and procedures
Emergency management i.e., adverse reactions, anaphylaxis. Administration of epinephrine per physician order
Reporting of incidents and/or injuries/needle sticks
Proper biohazardous waste process/protocols
Proper utilization of PPE

Minimum Requirements:
Active and in good standing nursing license i.e. Registered nurse, Licensed practical nurse, Licensed vocational nurse
Meets professional nursing standards and pertinent local, state, and federal requirements
Strong therapeutic communication skills
Preferred administrative data entry work experience, but not required
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
Flexibility and timeliness in completing assigned tasks

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to speak, write, read and understand English
Must be able to travel up to 30 miles, 10% of the time
Must be able to lift 50 pounds
Must complete OSHA Respiratory Protection Program: i.e. N-95 respirator, face shields/goggles, gloves, gowns and if applicable, shoe coverings.   
Must be able to sufficiently move equipment without assistance.
Must be able to sustain prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, and twisting.
Must be able to sit and climb stairs.
Must have visual and hearing acuity.

Environment
Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other various conditions.
Possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids and infectious diseases.

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.